Save the Date and Get Outdoors!

The summer is heating up, and here are some fun ways to get outside and enjoy the warm weather:

  • Outdoor Membership Meeting and “Prediction Run”: July’s monthly membership meeting will be held on Thursday, July 14th, at Birdsboro’s Rustic Park (1314 Haycreek Rd., Birdsboro, PA 19508). We will be set up at Pavilion #4. The club will provide pizzas and soda. Show up early (6:00 p.m.) to participate in a special “prediction run” organized by Swamp and Mike Gallen. Food and drink at 6:30pm. Meeting starts at 7:00pm. All members are welcomed.
Rustic Park in Birdsboro
  • Outdoor Yoga with Yuriko: Get your vinyasa on as you groove and flow with Yuriko on Saturday, August 6th, at Fawn Hill Hop Yard (141 Wilma Ave, Reading). Practice begins at 9:30 a.m. — all levels welcome, including “yoga virgins.” More info at https://www.pagodapacers.com/Group-Runs/Social-Events.aspx
Yoga with Yuriko
  • Gring’s Mill Run: The classic 5k and 10k races will take place on Sunday, August 7th, at the Berks County Heritage Center. Races begin at 9:00 a.m., as runners take off along the scenic crushed-stone trail with views of the picturesque Tulpehocken Creek. Interested in volunteering? Contact race director Jason Karpinski at gringsmilldirector@pagodapacers.com. Interested in racing? Register now by clicking the button below:

Stay up-to-date with all Pagoda Pacer events by bookmarking our ONLINE CALENDAR and/or checking our Facebook Events Page.

Attend the June Membership Meeting in Person or Virtually!

June’s monthly membership meeting info:

June’s Monthly Membership meeting will be held on Thursday, June 9th, at Mohnton Fire Company Social Quarters, 100 E Summit St., Mohnton, PA 19540.  The meeting is upstairs. Enter the front door and go up the stairs to your left. There is no need to ring the buzzer for entry. 

Click HERE to see the location on Google Maps.

Food and drink at 6:30 p.m. | Guest Speakers at 6:45 p.m. | Meeting starts at 7:00 p.m. All members are welcomed.

* Members are responsible for purchasing their own beverages. Please bring cash.

**  RESCHEDULED: BERKS TRAIL WORKS  ** 

Due to illness, last month’s guest speakers had to reschedule for June.  So make sure you come to the meeting early to learn more about Berks Trail Works. Pacer members, Sandie & Stephan Kincaid, will be telling us more about B.T.W. and some of their projects on Berks County trails. They will speak at 6:45. Be sure to arrive early so you don’t miss it.

***NEW FOR JUNE***

Members who cannot attend in person may join us via Zoom!

Zoom Link: https://us04web.zoom.us/j/74691063500?pwd=EmO3VkeVpA1NSkBOHWDgG-vLxS4jyi.1

If needed – Meeting ID: 746 9106 3500  Passcode: 999

April 2022 Meeting and Group Runs

April’s Monthly Membership meeting will be held on Thursday, April 14th, at Mohnton Fire Company Social Quarters, 100 E Summit St., Mohnton, PA 19540.  The meeting is upstairs. Enter the front door and the stairs are on your left. There is no need to ring the buzzer for entry. 

Click HERE to see the location on Google Maps.

Food and drink at 6:30pm. Meeting starts at 7:00pm. All members are welcomed.

* Members are responsible for purchasing their own beverages. Please bring cash.


Here are the locations for our upcoming Wednesday Night Group Runs:

April 6: Wilson West Middle School (meet by the track) — Eat at the Bar-B-Q Pit

April 13: SRT Brentwood Parking Lot ***bring a new runner out!!!! —  Eat at Mimmo’s

April 20: Blue Marsh (Justa Rd) — Eat at Ganly’s (maybe)

April 27: Trout Run (Exeter) — Eat at Alebrije

ALL RUNS START AT 6:15pm.

Looking ahead…

May 4:  Galen Hall Golf Course — Eat at Paradise By the Slice

May 11:  Muhlenberg High School ***Bring a new runner out!!! — Eat at Margherita

May 18:  Nolde Forest (Sawmill lot) — Eat at California Bar and Grill  ***Charity run benefitting local Animal Shelters!!!

May 25:  State Hill Boat Launch — Eat at Ganly’s

Come to the March ’22 Membership Meeting!

March’s Monthly Membership meeting will be held on Thursday, March 10th, at Mohnton Fire Company Social Quarters, 100 E Summit St., Mohnton, PA 19540.  The meeting is upstairs. Enter the front door and the stairs are on your left. There is no need to ring the buzzer for entry. 

Click HERE to see the location on Google Maps.

Special demo at 6:00pm. Food and drink at 6:30pm. Meeting starts at 7:00pm. All members are welcomed.

* Members are responsible for purchasing their own beverages. Please bring cash.

** SPECIAL FOR MARCH’S MEETING **

Michael Whalen will be providing casual instruction on CPR and the use of the AED prior to the start of the March meeting. Karin Long will also be assessing pulse, blood pressure, and pulse oximetry on anyone that desires a check up. Please arrive at 6pm to take part in this opportunity.

Thanks,

Michelle Henry, President